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I am convinced, the way one plays chess always reflects the player's personality. If something defines his character, then it will also define his way of playing.
We all have to announce our full solidarity with the struggle of those seeking freedom and justice in Syria, and translate this sympathy into a clear political vision that supports a peaceful transition to a democratic system of rule that reflects the demands of the Syrian people for freedom.
I always say this about my music, and music in general: Music is like a time capsule. Each album reflects what I'm going through or what's going on in my life at that moment.
Belief in the supernatural reflects a failure of the imagination.
Cinema reflects culture and there is no harm in adapting technology, but not at the cost of losing your originality.
I feel that my environment reflects my belief in the grace and art and elegance of living simply.
Easter is reflecting upon suffering for one thing, but it also reflects upon Jesus and his non compliance in the face of great authority where he holds to his truth - so there's two stories there.
Go out and make something that reflects your interests, your taste, and your ideas. No one will pay you to make something until you have a few things you can show that you've directed. I got my start by making short films on my own.
Watching people just look out for themselves, I think, is extremely interesting. It goes right back to something like 'The Beggar's Opera' - the underbelly of society, how it operates, and how that reflects their so-called betters.
My work reflects a relationship to the built world that shifts between control and randomness, strangeness and beauty, comfort and fear.
Ordinary readers, forgive my paradoxes: one must make them when one reflects; and whatever you may say, I prefer being a man with paradoxes than a man with prejudices.
In general it can be said that a nation's art is greatest when it most reflects the character of its people.
How can anybody learn anything from an artwork when the piece of art only reflects the vanity of the artist and not reality?
Anybody who has had the pleasure of reading an article about themselves in the press knows that, on the whole, there is a huge amount of inaccuracy, value judgment and the use of a crowbar to insert editorial bias that reflects the current political leaning of that particular paper.
The joy of hate reflects people who get off pretending to hate something, or hate you, in order to score political points. I call them the 'tolerati' - you know, a group of people who claim to be tolerant, except when they run into someone who disagrees with them.
The dumbing down of the country reflects itself on Broadway. The shows get dumber, and the public gets used to them.
The fact that my female characters have strong personalities but are also physically attractive probably reflects the women I've known in my life.
I've experienced many hardships, but mentally, I've always been older, and that reflects in my actions, too.
In my old age, my mind gets more open, and I listen to so many different types of music and I guess that all reflects in my work.
There are dozens of references to God in the Scriptures for every one to the figure of Satan. This reflects a sometimes forgotten theological truth that the devil is by no means God's counterpart. He is a creature, not the Creator.
It reflects a prevailing myth that production technology is no more amenable to human judgment or social interests than the laws of thermodynamics, atomic structure or biological inheritance.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
I am not an insecure actor, and this reflects in the films I have done. Yes, there was a phase when I was adamant on solo hero roles, but that is over now.
I don't think voters give a hoot about the character of their political advisors, except to the extent that character reflects on the candidates.
In Sufi terms, there are two very interesting notions of transcendence. One is to gaze out at the universe and to comprehend that what you see out there reflects what you are. The other one is to look inside yourself and recognise that the universe is present there.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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